NEW YORK, Jan. 29, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Broadridge Financial Solutions, Inc. (NYSE: BR) is pleased to announce that the Financial Services Institute (FSI) has elected Chris Perry, Broadridge's corporate senior vice president and president of Global Sales, Marketing and Client Solutions, to its Board of Directors.
"We are pleased to welcome Chris to our Board of Directors. He has a deep understanding of the wealth management industry and has been a longtime advocate of our mission and vision," said Dale Brown, FSI's president and chief executive officer.
FSI was founded in 2004 with the mission to ensure that all individuals have access to competent and affordable financial advice, products and services. With a focus on advocacy in Washington, D.C. and across the United States, FSI works to create a healthier, more business-friendly regulatory environment for independent financial services firms and financial advisors.
"FSI's work on behalf of investors and financial advisors resonates with Broadridge and our efforts to help clients get ahead of today's challenges to capitalize on what's next," said Mr. Perry. "I am honored to be elected to the Board and look forward to working together to improve greater access and engagement between Main Street investors and financial advisors and financial services firms."
Mr. Perry's appointment to the FSI Board of Directors reflects Broadridge's long standing relationship with FSI and commitment to driving the evolution of the wealth management industry to address client needs and drive impact across the industry. In October 2018, Broadridge announced a new wealth management industry platform.
Mr. Perry is responsible for client relationships and go-to-market strategy at Broadridge. He joined Broadridge in 2014 after more than 25 years in banking, brokerage and financial information services. Most recently, he was global managing director of Risk for the Financial & Risk division of Thomson Reuters. Over the previous 14 years, Mr. Perry held numerous roles at Thomson Reuters and its predecessor, Thomson Financial. Perry has also served as Chairman of BritishAmerican Business (BAB), a national board member of Make-A-Wish New Jersey and a national board member of America Scores, a non-profit aiming to enhance literacy for underprivileged children through football.
Broadridge Financial Solutions, Inc. (NYSE: BR), a $4 billion global Fintech leader and a part of the S&P 500® Index, is a leading provider of investor communications and technology-driven solutions to banks, broker-dealers, asset managers and corporate issuers globally. Broadridge's investor communications, securities processing and managed services solutions help clients reduce their capital investments in operations infrastructure, allowing them to increase their focus on core business activities. With over 50 years of experience, Broadridge's infrastructure underpins proxy voting services for over 50 percent of public companies and mutual funds globally, and processes on average more than US $5 trillion in fixed income and equity trades per day. Broadridge employs over 10,000 full-time associates in 18 countries.
For more information about Broadridge, please visit www.broadridge.com.
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